There is recession talk everywhere with tips on what to do. Time to put my hat in the ring 🙂 Following the scouts’ motto of “always be prepared“, how to go about planning? Where to start?
Alphachat (great podcast btw) had a recent episode on Labor market slack that raised some intriguing questions. The central question is how to define slack, what is the right metric. The end result was that slack means different things to different people – but there is one thread that I’d like to explore more. Let’s […]
Some books/podcast/blogs that i’m enjoying at the moment!
A thought experiment on the sort of fintech experiences and products we’d want as consumers in the distant (or near) future. The thought process is structured as a conversation between an older father and an adult son. Italics is the dad. So son, hows your financial life going? Everything under control? Oh, Fiona’s got it […]
Read a great book over the weekend – Fatal Risk: A Cautionary Tale of AIG’s Corporate Suicide by Roddy Boyd. Just buy the book, its full of wisdom. One of the many things that jumped out at me was how deeply Hank Greenberg, who made AIG into the powerhouse it became before the fall, was acutely aware […]
Source: http://dilbert.com/strips/comic/2013-01-18 A few common threads that I hear these days, that are super interesting, $NAME stock is a great buy – typically one of the FANGS or $TSLA Bitcoin is going to the moon You can never go wrong with real estate I am an angel investor (*part-time)
h/t FTAlphaville. The entire blog post is worth a read. This chart scared me. Infinite ascending straight line!
<Disclaimer>This is going to a wonkish post. More of a brain dump on a few interesting ideas in my head, not fully flushed out by any means!</Disclaimer> I’ve been really intrigued by the “Beyond Scarcity” series by Izabella Kaminska over at FT alphaville. The main thrust of the theory is that humanity has a certain […]